Jordan Harris

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Jordan Harris

A Content Marketing Manager at Zenefits, Jordan has a lot to say about the nuances of payroll, benefits, and HR (and about the way we say it). He was raised by small business owners, so it’s no surprise that Jordan loves helping entrepreneurs achieve their goals.

Business intelligence reports and tools

March 15, 2017

Answering 3 Top HR Questions With Business Intelligence Reports

Just as road maps make it easier for drivers to find the shortest routes, business intelligence reports help companies visualize and navigate key human resources (HR) analytics. Because of this, businesses are increasingly investing in tech resources for collecting, storing, and organizing important employee data.   Fortunately, this investment in technology can pay off big time for […]

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Unlimited vacation policies illustrated

March 13, 2017

Unlimited Vacation Policies: All You’ve Ever Wanted?

Taking time off is great for employees’ wellbeing, but are the benefits of unlimited vacation policies and PTO endless for employers? Creating a vacation policy that both your employees and CFO will love isn’t as easy as it sounds. There are pros and cons to each tier of available vacation time, so we’ve outlined some of the […]

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Best HR Management Software

February 10, 2017

Zenefits’ HR Management Software Wins PCMag’s Software Showdown

Zenefits’ human resources (HR) software “has a clear and flexible pricing model and a collection of cool integration partners that your business will love,” making it PCMag’s top recommendation among the best HR management systems. PCMag’s recent side-by-side comparison evaluated HR platforms on pricing, features and functionality, and integrations. Ultimately, “only one is built to […]

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PTO During Two Weeks Notice: What to Check

January 19, 2017

FAQ: Can I use PTO after giving two weeks notice?

If an employee gives two weeks notice, can they take their remaining PTO during that time? Employees may submit paid time off (PTO) requests after they’ve given two weeks notice, but employers can legally deny those requests. Why? Pairing PTO with the last two weeks of employment makes it much more difficult for employers to find the […]

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employee holidays

December 15, 2016

Federal Holidays in 2017: How to Set Up Your Employee Calendar

If we took a holiday, took some time to celebrate, would it be paid? When it comes to taking time off from work, employees first look to their employers to find out what holidays they observe. How does your company’s employee holiday calendar stack up? What’s Covered: Check Federal Labor Laws Depending on the type […]

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Zenefits Business Intelligence Tools

December 8, 2016

3 Tips for Reducing Your Business’ Health Care Costs

Learn how you can conquer health insurance premiums and focus on growth in 2017. According to the fall 2016 Bank of America Small Business Owner Report, the cost of health care tops the list of economic concerns among owners. This finding, which mirrors that of many recent reports, illustrates how the complicated world of benefits […]

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